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Activities: Diving, Presidential Escort, Orphans and Barracks Men, 1930s

Reel contains footage of diver suited up and diving from rowboat; trains; presidential escort with Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Eleanor Roosevelt in open top car; white automobile with air-horns mounted on either side of windshield and "Traffic Division of New York State Police" emblazoned on rear; men painting a toy fire truck and sanding down a children's sled; scenes of the arrival of a bus with a banner reading "Bethlehem Star Chapter No. 167 O.E.S. Outing Troy Orphan Asylum" and New York State Police distributing ice cream to children; a barracks in winter with men in formation outdoors; police officer holding a paper target used in target practice.
Identifier: NYSA_22427-11_mpf16_1930s
Date: 1930s
Repository: New York State Archives
Source: New York State Archives. New York (State). Division of State Police. Motion picture film and videotapes, approximately 1930-1980. 22427-11, Box 33.,
16mm; black & white; silent
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